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Old 09-02-2009, 07:04 AM
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Mmmm . . . I remember puncturing the hose in my 85 and having to drive it to the parts store and back home for a new hose. Not fun. My 64 Ford F100 had no power steering. That was a tank of a truck right there. 223 straight six, dad and I could literally stand on each side of the block and the fenderwells to work on it.
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Sweet ride! Thanks for sharing the pics
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no doubt the head lights on my C5 are worse than the ones on my C4 were... My S10 has better head lights than the C5..... I need someone to run ahead of me with a flash light if I drive it at night.........
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Really? Wonder why they are worse. Supposed to improve on things when releasing a new model.
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I think the reflector in the housing and the shape of the lense just did not work out...they changed them to a plastic housing... the previous models had sealed beams or they were shaped like them... I did upgrade to the SilStar bulbs but they still don't meet the needs.
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I think the reflector in the housing and the shape of the lense just did not work out...they changed them to a plastic housing... the previous models had sealed beams or they were shaped like them... I did upgrade to the SilStar bulbs but they still don't meet the needs.
I'm tellin ya, it took them 52 years to finally get the headlights right, the flip up lights weren't cutting it!

Might I reccomend the headlight conversion kit? Heres a picture for you.
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That is sweet right there ^^^
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That is sweet right there ^^^
Yeah, I think they look way better than the flip up lights on the C5, they are also applicable to the c4's.
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